(TibetanReview.net, Sep09, 2016) – India and Nepal have expressed concern that their ability to plan for flash floods could be hampered by a lack of information from China about glacial lakes and rivers in occupied Tibet. Sources say there has been a rise in avalanches, landslide-dammed rivers bursting, glaciers cracking […]
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Scientists say there are many more surge-type glaciers in western Tibet whose avalanche killed nine herders in Jul’16
(TibetanReview.net, Sep09, 2016) – The Jul 17 avalanche in remote western Tibet’s Rutog County, Ngari (Chinese:...
(TibetanReview.net, Sep05, 2016) – As US President Barack Obama arrived in Hangzhou on Sep 3 on the eve of the of...
(TibetanReview.net, Aug30, 2016) – Rather than dealing with asylum matters on a case-to-case or nationality-to-nationality...
(TibetanReview.net, Aug25, 2016) – Tibetans who have earned their qualification from a recognized nursing college can now register and work as nurses in India, according to a message dated Aug 9 conveyed by the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India, to the Bureau of HH the Dalai […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Aug24, 2016) – The hearing in a petition in the High Court of Delhi seeking recognition by the government of India of Tibetans born between 1950 and 1987 as citizens by birth as provided by the country’s citizenship law has been postponed to Sep 22. The matter was fixed […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Aug22, 2016) – Recalling the days of peace and tranquillity which prevailed along India’s Himalayan borders in earlier times, a prominent leader of India’s largest social group, the Hindu-based Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (National Volunteer Organisation, RSS), has said Aug 20 that New Delhi had never accepted that Tibet was […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Aug17, 2016) – China on Aug 16 gloated and expressed glee over the fact that “the Tibetan separatist group” had failed to join the refugee team of the 2016 Rio Olympics. It “shows they were isolated from the mainstream in the international community, and that the world respects China’s […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Aug16, 2016) – Tibet may not be represented at the ongoing Rio Olympics in Brazil. However, a Tibetan national flag flutters in the middle of flags from some of the countries competing in the Games at a stall in the food park in front of the Rio media centre, […]Read more ›
(TibetanReview.net, Aug03, 2016) – A delegation of three exile Tibetan Parliament members from Dharamshala led by the Deputy Speaker Ven Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok called on Indian government leaders and MPs over Jul 25-28 to push for support for the issue of Tibet. It met with five Union Cabinet Ministers and […]Read more ›